A Beautiful French Wedding at Chateau de Courtomer

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When American Dream Meets French Elegance: A Chateau Wedding Close to Paris

Location: Le Vieux Courtomer, Normandy, France

Crafting a Dream Wedding at Chateau de Courtomer

On a beautiful spring day, Karsen and Kacey from the United States celebrated their dream wedding at Chateau de Courtomer. This classic 18th-century chateau, surrounded by green farmlands, provided the idyllic backdrop for their vows, witnessed by their closest friends and family. This memorable weekend has been coordinated by Rachael Ellen Events, who crafted an intimate wedding that blended traditional French elegance with the natural charm of the countryside.

Vendor Feature: Chateau de Courtomer

Selecting the Ideal Palette for an Elegant Country Wedding at Chateau de Courtomer

The wedding’s palette blended soft pastels such as pink, blue, and lavender with deeper shades of navy and burgundy, evoking a romantic and timeless French vibe. The welcome dinner felt like a Parisian bistro, featuring oysters, champagne, and refined accents that captivated all in attendance.

An Indoor Reception to Remember 

Despite the unexpected rain, the reception dinner was moved indoors, yet this shift only added to the day’s intimacy and warmth. Candlelit tables and delicious French cuisine lent the evening an enchanting atmosphere. This adaptation underscored the venue’s capability to host an intimate, love-filled celebration regardless of external conditions.


Karsen and Kacey’s wedding at Chateau de Courtomer showcases the venue as a prime choice for couples seeking to blend French elegance, romance, and personalized details into their special day. This memorable celebration exemplifies how this wedding venue can elevate a significant occasion into an exceptional experience for all who attend.

Vendors List

Venue: Chateau de Courtomer | Planning, Design, Floral: Rachael Ellen Events  |Photography: Chymo More |Paper Goods: Lustr Creative  | Hair Make Up: Fanny Wong Beauty |Rentals: Options Rouen | Catering: Gauthier Traiteur

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